Posted on Wednesday, February 26, 2020 by Nicole Fracasso

Most everyone considers themselves a good person, they aim to be ethical and hope to rise above in significant moments. But people sometimes fall short when it comes to creating an ethical career, writes Maryam Kouchaki and Isaac Smith in Harvard Business Review.

  • Professional Standards & Ethics

Posted on Thursday, April 25, 2019 by Abby Draper

Dr. Toby Groves, CPA, discusses ethical versus unethical decision making and what it has to do with the accounting profession.

  • Ethics

Posted on Wednesday, February 13, 2019 by Gary Hunt

Regulatory issues before the ABO in February included a request to issue a position on CPAs representing cannabis clients in the state.

Posted on Wednesday, January 30, 2019 by Gary Hunt

Do small firms and sole practitioners have the skills and knowledge to work with blockchain accounting and cryptocurrency?

Posted on Monday, December 17, 2018 by Gary Hunt

Who is responsible for fraud by AI?

Posted on Thursday, November 8, 2018 by Gary Hunt

If you want to manage your fraud risk or your reputational risk, you must focus on ethics.

Posted on Thursday, July 12, 2018 by User Not Found

Papa John’s founder, John Schnatter, is under fire for using the “n”-word on a May conference call and has resigned as chairman of the board. While this is certainly newsworthy in its own right, what is perhaps even more interesting is the way its two agencies of record reacted to the initial offense and subsequent fallout.

Posted on Monday, June 18, 2018 by Gary Hunt

A new interpretation ET §1.295.143 of the Nonattest Services section of the AICPA Independence rule becomes effective Sept. 1, and addresses a CPA providing data or records hosting services for clients.

Posted on Tuesday, June 5, 2018 by Gary Hunt

While not all unethical behavior rises to the level of fraud, where one readily occurs, the other is not far behind.

Posted on Monday, December 19, 2016 by Gary Hunt

In our latest post from Ohio Wesleyan Assistant Professor Justin Breidenbach, CPA, he explains why recent election results around the country are impacting the market for CPAs versed in the developing marijuana business.

Posted on Saturday, December 3, 2016 by Gary Hunt

One of the highest-rated speakers at the recent Columbus Accounting Show reminds CPAs that ethics is something they should have in mind every day.

Posted on Tuesday, November 1, 2016 by Gary Hunt

CPAs might not be actively seeking business in Ohio’s new medical marijuana industry, but they might find that the business is actively seeking them.